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District Railway

Group  From 1864  To 1933

Categories: Transport

Formed to complete the 'inner circle' of the tube in London. This was effectively the southern section: Mansion House to Earl's Court and beyond. The tunnels were formed using the 'cut and cover' method so it was extremely disruptive. Also, confusingly, known as the 'Metropolitan District Railway'.

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District Railway

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Chiswick Park Station

Love all the architectural terms. We had to look up passimeter and it's roug...

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St John the Baptist upon Walbrook - monument

An unusual and unsuccessful siting of a three-dimensional monument. One face ...

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Thomas Auton

Metropolitan District Railway Company This stone was laid on 24th September ...

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